Forum topic: The time of LGP
Totally shared sentiment here. Everything from their logo, to their website, to their multiplayer lobby just does not reach the level of quality that is present in the rest of the industry (something that I feel LinuxGameTome/Happypenguin is slightly guilty of as well, but thats a rant for another day).
News: Markup and Twitter
In my opinion, Identica is more linux centric and has functionality such as groups and discussion threading that make it a better tool to use than twitter. Also, it has a built in Twitter bridge that allows you to post on twitter and identica simultaneously, so there's nothing to lose in using it!
Game: Revenge of the Titans
I is a quite nice little game.
fully functional demo on their website
Forum topic: Chatroom/IRC
Processing doesn't take that long (at least in my experience), heck, you can instantaneously create a channel and use it for ages before the staff take notice. There might be something I'm overlooking though.